Colocynthis

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Colocynthis

Homeopathy
A homeopathic remedy used for colic, neuralgia caused by suppressed emotions, gastric pain, headaches accompanied by nausea and vomiting, gout, rheumatic complaints, and vertigo.
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These produce small, bitter cucumbers that often drop off.
If you can, taste before buying: bitter cucumbers make bitter pickles.